The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
UK / England
Rank 632 730 818
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +88
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 209 206 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 160 166 83
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -26.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70431 82998 86048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.76% 88.22% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58371 69691 71211
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 93 £57,500 +4.54% 16
South East +53 48 £60,000 +33.33% 7
West Midlands +46 19 £42,500 -46.03%
South West +30 14 £60,000 -14.28% 3
Yorkshire +17 14 £40,500 -4.70% 1
East of England +29 11 £57,500 -28.12%
North West -16 9 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands 0 5 £33,500 -50.37%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 200 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (34.56%) Windows
3 153 (33.05%) SQL
4 142 (30.67%) Linux
5 122 (26.35%) Information Security
6 118 (25.49%) Firewall
7 113 (24.41%) PCI DSS
8 111 (23.97%) Scrum
9 109 (23.54%) .NET
10 107 (23.11%) Java
11 100 (21.60%) JavaScript
12 98 (21.17%) Microsoft
12 98 (21.17%) Penetration Testing
13 96 (20.73%) Finance
14 93 (20.09%) Python
14 93 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
15 90 (19.44%) Unix
16 89 (19.22%) CISSP
16 89 (19.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 85 (18.36%) C#
18 84 (18.14%) Oracle
19 80 (17.28%) DevOps
20 79 (17.06%) Ruby
21 77 (16.63%) MVC
22 76 (16.41%) HTML
22 76 (16.41%) Git (software)
23 74 (15.98%) TDD
24 72 (15.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
25 70 (15.12%) WebSphere
25 70 (15.12%) ITIL

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 70 (15.12%) WebSphere
2 69 (14.90%) WebLogic
3 50 (10.80%) OpenStack
4 48 (10.37%) IIS
5 44 (9.50%) CloudStack
6 43 (9.29%) JBoss
7 41 (8.86%) Apache
8 37 (7.99%) Tomcat
9 30 (6.48%) Umbraco
10 25 (5.40%) CMS
11 20 (4.32%) SharePoint
12 19 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (3.46%) Commerce Server
14 14 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (2.38%) Apache Solr
16 9 (1.94%) EPiServer
17 7 (1.51%) IBM Notes
18 5 (1.08%) Confluence
18 5 (1.08%) nginx
19 4 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.43%) InDesign
3 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.86%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.05%) Office 365
4 17 (3.67%) GitHub
5 7 (1.51%) SaaS
6 4 (0.86%) Datadog
7 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Akamai
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.22%) Fastly
8 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.22%) Heroku
8 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 118 (25.49%) Firewall
2 43 (9.29%) Network Security
3 32 (6.91%) HTTP
3 32 (6.91%) Internet
4 30 (6.48%) TCP/IP
5 26 (5.62%) SSL
6 20 (4.32%) DNS
6 20 (4.32%) LAN
6 20 (4.32%) WAN
7 18 (3.89%) SSH
8 16 (3.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (2.38%) Wireshark
10 9 (1.94%) SMTP
10 9 (1.94%) VLAN
10 9 (1.94%) Wireless
11 8 (1.73%) BGP
11 8 (1.73%) BIG-IP
11 8 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (1.73%) OSPF
11 8 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.56%) MySQL
3 24 (5.18%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.89%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.81%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.08%) MariaDB
10 5 (1.08%) ZAP BI
11 4 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.86%) DB2
11 4 (0.86%) SQLPlus
12 3 (0.65%) OLAP
12 3 (0.65%) OLTP
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.43%) Flink
13 2 (0.43%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 76 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 68 (14.69%) Jenkins
3 36 (7.78%) JIRA
3 36 (7.78%) Visual Studio
4 34 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (6.48%) Subversion
6 29 (6.26%) TeamCity
7 26 (5.62%) Maven
8 24 (5.18%) Cucumber
9 22 (4.75%) JMeter
10 18 (3.89%) Burp Suite
11 16 (3.46%) SpecFlow
12 15 (3.24%) Gatling
13 14 (3.02%) Selenium
14 13 (2.81%) NuGet
15 11 (2.38%) Metasploit
16 10 (2.16%) Fiddler
17 8 (1.73%) SoapUI
18 7 (1.51%) Mercurial
18 7 (1.51%) Paros
General
1 96 (20.73%) Finance
2 61 (13.17%) Retail
3 30 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.75%) Banking
5 20 (4.32%) Marketing
6 16 (3.46%) Legal
7 7 (1.51%) French Language
7 7 (1.51%) German Language
7 7 (1.51%) Portuguese Language
7 7 (1.51%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.08%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (21.17%) Developer
2 84 (18.14%) Analyst
3 76 (16.41%) Security Analyst
4 56 (12.10%) DevOps Engineer
5 34 (7.34%) Architect
5 34 (7.34%) Security Engineer
5 34 (7.34%) Senior Developer
6 33 (7.13%) Tester
7 30 (6.48%) Java Developer
8 29 (6.26%) Principal Security Analyst
9 26 (5.62%) .NET Developer
10 25 (5.40%) Senior Analyst
11 24 (5.18%) Consultant
12 22 (4.75%) C# Developer
12 22 (4.75%) Penetration Tester
12 22 (4.75%) Security Consultant
13 21 (4.54%) Senior Security Analyst
14 19 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
15 18 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 18 (3.89%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (23.54%) .NET
2 76 (16.41%) HTML
3 64 (13.82%) Web Services
4 57 (12.31%) CSS
5 53 (11.45%) ASP.NET
6 50 (10.80%) REST
7 46 (9.94%) HTML5
8 45 (9.72%) jQuery
9 44 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 44 (9.50%) JSON
10 42 (9.07%) .NET Framework
11 36 (7.78%) CSS3
12 35 (7.56%) Entity Framework
13 31 (6.70%) WCF
14 30 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (6.05%) AngularJS
16 25 (5.40%) .NET Core
17 23 (4.97%) Spring
18 22 (4.75%) XML
19 21 (4.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 34 (7.34%) Computer Science
3 32 (6.91%) PKI
4 30 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (5.62%) User Experience
6 25 (5.40%) Clustering
7 20 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (3.67%) W3C
9 15 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
10 14 (3.02%) Fintech
11 12 (2.59%) Data Centre
12 11 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (2.16%) iPad
13 10 (2.16%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.94%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
16 5 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 5 (1.08%) PMI
17 4 (0.86%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 160 (34.56%) Windows
2 142 (30.67%) Linux
3 90 (19.44%) Unix
4 26 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.24%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.59%) Kali Linux
7 9 (1.94%) Android
7 9 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.94%) Solaris
8 7 (1.51%) Mac OS
8 7 (1.51%) Windows NT
8 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.30%) AIX
10 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.86%) zOS
12 2 (0.43%) CentOS
12 2 (0.43%) Debian
12 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (26.35%) Information Security
3 111 (23.97%) Scrum
4 98 (21.17%) Penetration Testing
5 93 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (17.28%) DevOps
7 77 (16.63%) MVC
8 74 (15.98%) TDD
9 72 (15.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 70 (15.12%) ITIL
11 68 (14.69%) Configuration Management
12 57 (12.31%) SIEM
13 56 (12.10%) E-Commerce
14 54 (11.66%) SDLC
15 46 (9.94%) Cybersecurity
15 46 (9.94%) OO
15 46 (9.94%) Security Testing
16 44 (9.50%) Vulnerability Management
17 43 (9.29%) DSDM
17 43 (9.29%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 153 (33.05%) SQL
2 107 (23.11%) Java
3 100 (21.60%) JavaScript
4 93 (20.09%) Python
5 85 (18.36%) C#
6 79 (17.06%) Ruby
7 66 (14.25%) Bash Shell
8 49 (10.58%) Shell Script
9 28 (6.05%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.54%) C
11 20 (4.32%) VB
12 18 (3.89%) Perl
13 17 (3.67%) C++
13 17 (3.67%) PHP
14 9 (1.94%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.30%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.08%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.08%) VBA
17 4 (0.86%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 89 (19.22%) CISSP
2 63 (13.61%) CISM
3 57 (12.31%) CISA
4 54 (11.66%) CEH
4 54 (11.66%) GIAC
5 50 (10.80%) Degree
6 34 (7.34%) SANS
7 31 (6.70%) GSEC
8 25 (5.40%) OSCP
9 24 (5.18%) ISACA
10 22 (4.75%) CompTIA Security+
10 22 (4.75%) Security Cleared
10 22 (4.75%) Security+ Certification
11 16 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (3.24%) CREST Certified
13 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (2.16%) CCNA
14 10 (2.16%) GPEN
14 10 (2.16%) MCSE
15 9 (1.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (24.41%) PCI DSS
2 89 (19.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (4.10%) COBIT
4 13 (2.81%) QA
5 11 (2.38%) ISO27002
5 11 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 3 (0.65%) GDPR
7 3 (0.65%) SLA
8 2 (0.43%) FISMA
9 1 (0.22%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.22%) RMADS
9 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (12.96%) vSphere
2 44 (9.50%) Xen
2 44 (9.50%) XenServer
3 26 (5.62%) Active Directory
4 19 (4.10%) Docker
5 15 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (2.16%) OpenSSH
7 7 (1.51%) Samba
8 2 (0.43%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.22%) KVM
9 1 (0.22%) Varnish
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (12.31%) Puppet
3 44 (9.50%) Tivoli
4 43 (9.29%) Cobbler
5 37 (7.99%) Ansible
6 34 (7.34%) Nessus
7 26 (5.62%) Nmap
8 25 (5.40%) Terraform
9 24 (5.18%) Salt
10 18 (3.89%) Nagios
11 16 (3.46%) vMotion
12 11 (2.38%) Graphite
12 11 (2.38%) Kibana
12 11 (2.38%) logstash
12 11 (2.38%) OpenVAS
13 8 (1.73%) HP Fortify
14 5 (1.08%) Packer
15 4 (0.86%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 4 (0.86%) Core Impact
15 4 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 98 (21.17%) Microsoft
2 84 (18.14%) Oracle
3 43 (9.29%) EnterpriseDB
4 32 (6.91%) Red Hat
4 32 (6.91%) VMware
5 31 (6.70%) Cisco
6 26 (5.62%) Splunk
7 22 (4.75%) SAP
8 20 (4.32%) IBM
9 17 (3.67%) Qualys
9 17 (3.67%) Sun
10 12 (2.59%) AppDynamics
11 11 (2.38%) Coverity
11 11 (2.38%) F5
12 9 (1.94%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.51%) Dell KACE
14 7 (1.51%) Lotus
14 7 (1.51%) Novell
15 6 (1.30%) New Relic
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
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Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Depending on Exp/
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Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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